Women's Birthdays & Milestones

April 16

Frieda Miller b. 1889-dir., Women's Bureau, 1944-52

Polly Adler b. 1899-madame, speakeasy owner

Christina Baldwin b. 1946-writer, feminist, teacher

1912: Harriet Quimby becomes 1st woman to fly across the English Channel

Quote for the Day

"My definition of the word feminist is a strong woman who looks out for her sisters, who would go out of her way to see another woman make it and who wants to build our self-esteem up as a whole. "

~ Yolanda Whitaker, hip-hop singer

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Earth & Environmental Healing Month
Sexual Assault Awareness Month
General Federation of Womens' Clubs Week: week of April 24
Earth Day: Aprill 22
Take Our Daughters to Work Day, Ms. Foundation: April 28

Reprinted from The WomanSource Catalog & Review's, "women's perpetual calendar"